Link: University of Iowa
Roy J. and Lucille A. Carver College of Medicine

John Selby, MD, PhD

Resident Physician

Internship, Internal Medicine, University of Illinois College of Medicine at Urbana, 6/2011

M.D., University of Illinois College of Medicine at Urbana, 5/2010

Ph.D., Mechanical Engineering, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 10/2007

M.S., Mechanical Engineering, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1/2001

B.S., Mechanical Engineering, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1/1999

john-selby@uiowa.edu

Dr. John Selby

MENTOR TEAM: Janet Fairley, MD

PUBLICATIONS:

Selby, J.C., and M.A. Shannon. "Inflation of a circular elastomeric membrane into a horizontally semi-infinite liquid reservoir of finite vertical depth: Quasi-static deformation model." International Journal of Engineering Science Vol. 47, No. 5-6 (2009), pp. 700-717.

Selby, J.C., and M.A. Shannon. "Inflation of a circular elastomeric membrane into a horizontally semi-infinite liquid reservoir of finite vertical depth: Estimation of material parameters from volume-pressure data." International Journal of Engineering Science Vol. 47, No. 5-6 (2009), pp. 718-734.

Selby, J.C., and M.A. Shannon. "A method to fabricate mesoscopic freestanding polydimethylsiloxane membranes used to probe the rheology of an epithelial sheet." Journal of Biochemical and Biophysical Methods Vol. 70 (2008), pp. 932-944.

Selby, J.C., and M.A. Shannon. "Mechanical response of a living human epidermal keratinocyte sheet as measured in a composite diaphragm inflation experiment." Biorheology Vol. 44, No. 5-6 (2007), pp. 319 348.

Prakash, S., T.M. Long, J.C. Selby, J.S. Moore, and M.A. Shannon. "'Click' modification of silica surfaces and glass microfluidic channels." Analytical Chemistry Vol. 79, No. 4 (2007), pp. 1661-1667.

Selby, J.C., and M.A. Shannon. "Apparatus for measuring the finite load-deformation behavior of a sheet of epithelial cells cultured on a mesoscopic freestanding elastomer membrane." Review of Scientific Instruments Vol. 78, No. 9 (2007) 094301. Selected for publication in the September 17, 2007 issue of the Virtual Journal of Nanoscale Science & Technology, and the September 15, 2007 issue of the Virtual Journal of Biological Physics Research.

Yeom, J., Y. Wu, J.C. Selby, and M.A. Shannon. "Maximum achievable aspect ratio in deep reactive ion etching of silicon due to aspect ratio dependent transport and the microloading effect." Journal of Vacuum Science and Technology B Vol. 23, No. 6 (November 2005), pp. 2319-2329. Selected for publication in the November 14, 2005 issue of the Virtual Journal of Nanoscale Science & Technology.

Xu, K., J.C. Selby, M.A. Shannon, and J. Economy. "Adhesion mechanisms in the solid-state bonding technique using submicrometer aromatic thermosetting colpolyester adhesive." Journal of Applied Polymer Science Vol. 92, No. 6 (2004), pp. 3843 3856.

Alaca, B.E., J.C. Selby, M.T.A. Saif, and H. Sehitoglu. "Biaxial testing of nano-scale films on compliant substrates: fatigue and fracture." Review of Scientific Instruments Vol. 73, No. 8 (August 2002), pp. 2963 2970. Selected for publication in the August 5, 2002 issue of the Virtual Journal of Nanoscale Science & Technology.

Selby, J.C., M.A. Shannon, K. Xu, and J. Economy. "Sub-micrometer solid-state adhesive bonding with aromatic thermosetting copolyesters for the assembly of polyimide membranes in silicon-based devices." Journal of Micromechanics and Microengineering Vol. 11, No. 6 (November 2001), pp. 672-685.

Selby, J.C., M.L. Philpott, and M.A. Shannon. "Fabrication of mesoscopic flexible, high pressure, microchannel heat exchangers (MHEx)." Transactions of NAMRI/SME Vol. 29 (May 2001), pp. 469-476.

CONFERENCE ARTICLES AND ABSTRACTS:

Selby, J.C., S.A. Boppart, and M.A. Shannon. "Cytoskeletal networks in an epithelial sheet: Mechanical characterization using composite diaphragm inflation." IEEE-EMBS Special Topic Conference on Microtechnology in Medicine & Biology (May 2005), pp. 201-204.

Selby, J.C., S.A. Boppart, and M.A. Shannon. "Measurement of the mechanical properties of actin filament and keratin intermediate filament networks in a monolayer of cultured human epidermal keratinocytes." Journal of Investigative Dermatology Vol. 121, No.1 (July 2003), Abstract No. 0280.

Selby, J.C., S.A. Boppart, and M.A. Shannon. "Cytoskeletal networks in an epithelial sheet: Mechanical characterization using elastic microfabricated membranes" 2003 ASME Summer Bioengineering Conference (June 2003), pp. 885-886.

Engel, J., J. Chen, C. Liu, B.R. Flachsbart, J.C. Selby, and M.A. Shannon. "Development of polyimide based flexible tactile sensing skin." Materials Research Society Symposium Proceedings Vol. 736 (December 2002), pp. 165 170.

Selby, J.C., M.A. Shannon, and S.A. Boppart. "Design of a microfabricated cell straining device for investigating cellular response to finite mechanical strains." IEEE-EMBS Special Topic Conference on Microtechnologies in Medicine & Biology (May 2002), pp. 174-179.

Xi, C., M. Balberg, J. Selby, S. Boppart, and L. Raskin. "Use of molecular beacons to study mixing and hybridization in microfluidic devices." IEEE-EMBS Special Topic Conference on Microtechnologies in Medicine & Biology (May 2002), pp. 541-544.

Philpott, M.L., D.J. Beebe, A. Fischer, B. Flachsbart, M. Marshall, N.R. Miller, J.C. Selby, M.A. Shannon, and Y. Wu. "Switchable electrostatic micro-valves with high hold-off pressure." Technical Digest of the 2000 Solid-State Sensor and Actuator Workshop (June 2000), pp. 226-229.

Selby, J.C., and M.A. Shannon. "Anodic sacrificial layer etch (ASLE) for large area and blind cavity release of metallic structures." Technical Digest of the 1998 Solid-State Sensor and Actuator Workshop (June 1998), pp. 252 255.

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University of Iowa
Roy J. and Lucille A. Carver College of Medicine
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Iowa City, IA 52242
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